Jesse Thistle

New Date!
Join us on Feb. 2, 2023 at Michelangelo’s
Keynote Speaker: Jesse Thistle

Jesse Thistle is a Métis-Cree Ph.D. Candidate at York University, where he also teaches as an Associate Professor in the Department of History. A revered historian, Jesse authored the Canadian best-seller, From the Ashes, an autobiography that chronicles his struggles with addiction and homelessness while also sharing his journey towards recovery and resilience.

Join us as we listen, learn and raise funds for the mental health & addiction program at St. Joe’s.